Job Title: Data Scientist
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Duration: 12 months in first instance
An awesome opportunity has come up for a data scientist to work remotely as part of a European Space Agency project for a life saving medical product that will be used throughout the space industry in the years to come.
You will take responsibility for the creation of the labelled speech corpus from audio recordings and other meta data and oversee quality control of the corpus and perform a statistical analysis of correlations between voice features and predictions, leading to improved feature selection.
During the project you will be reporting to one of the finest professors in the industry who will be an outstanding role model and mentor throughout the project. If you are looking for a role that is exciting throughout with a truly meaningful purpose as well as the chance to learn from one of the best in the field, then this is the role for you!
Knowledge and Qualifications
Postgraduate qualification (e.g. MSc/MRes/PhD) in relevant area
Demonstrated skills in conducting data analysis activities of appropriate level and kind
Demonstrated knowledge of signal processing and statistical learning techniques
Demonstrated knowledge of the relevant technical literature
Demonstrated skills in speech signal processing
Good programming skills in relevant language (e.g. MATLAB, Python, R)
Good problem-solving abilities in a technical setting
Good English writing ability
Experience in working with speech corpora
C/C++ programming skills
This role is subject to a huge amount of interest so a hasty response to this advert will be essential. Please either apply here or email . Alternatively, I am always interested in an initial phone call if you want to tell me what makes you great for the role. Please call and ask for George Russell on 01173 328 100.